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    Sertraline HCL

    Side Effects

    List Sertraline HCL side effects by likelihood and severity.

    The following side effects are associated with sertraline HCL:

    Common side effects of sertraline HCL:

    • Altered Interest In Having Sexual IntercourseSevere
    • Inability To Have An ErectionSevere
    • Sexual ProblemsSevere
    • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
    • DiarrheaLess Severe
    • DizzyLess Severe
    • DrowsinessLess Severe
    • Dry MouthLess Severe
    • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
    • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
    • Feeling WeakLess Severe
    • GasLess Severe
    • Head PainLess Severe
    • Intense Abdominal PainLess Severe
    • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
    • Loss Of AppetiteLess Severe
    • Low EnergyLess Severe
    • Problem With EjaculationLess Severe
    • Weight LossLess Severe

    Infrequent side effects of sertraline HCL:

    • Abnormal Increase In Muscle ToneLess Severe
    • AcneLess Severe
    • BackacheLess Severe
    • Chest PainLess Severe
    • ConstipationLess Severe
    • Easily Angered Or AnnoyedLess Severe
    • Feeling AgitatedLess Severe
    • Hair LossLess Severe
    • Heart Throbbing Or PoundingLess Severe
    • Increased HungerLess Severe
    • IndigestionLess Severe
    • Inflammation Of The NoseLess Severe
    • Muscle PainLess Severe
    • NervousLess Severe
    • PainLess Severe
    • Problems With EyesightLess Severe
    • Temporary Redness Of Face And NeckLess Severe
    • Throwing UpLess Severe
    • Weight GainLess Severe
    • YawningLess Severe

    Rare side effects of sertraline HCL:

    • A Feeling Of Restlessness With Inability To Sit StillSevere
    • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
    • Acute Renal FailureSevere
    • Atrioventricular Heart BlockSevere
    • Behaving With Excessive Cheerfulness And ActivitySevere
    • BleedingSevere
    • Bleeding Of The Stomach Or IntestinesSevere
    • CataractsSevere
    • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
    • Deficiency Of Granulocytes A Type Of White Blood CellSevere
    • DiabetesSevere
    • Discharge Of Milk In Men Or Women When Not BreastfeedingSevere
    • Extrapyramidal ReactionSevere
    • Feeling Anger Toward SomethingSevere
    • FeverSevere
    • Giant HivesSevere
    • Having Thoughts Of SuicideSevere
    • Hepatitis Caused By DrugsSevere
    • High Blood PressureSevere
    • High Blood SugarSevere
    • HivesSevere
    • HypothyroidismSevere
    • Inflammation Of Skin Caused By An AllergySevere
    • ItchingSevere
    • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
    • Liver FailureSevere
    • Low Amount Of Sodium In The BloodSevere
    • Low Blood Counts Due To Bone Marrow FailureSevere
    • Lupus-Like SyndromeSevere
    • Mild Degree Of ManiaSevere
    • Neuroleptic Malignant SyndromeSevere
    • NosebleedSevere
    • PancreatitisSevere
    • Prolonged QT Interval On EKGSevere
    • Rapid Ventricular HeartbeatSevere
    • RashSevere
    • Secondary Angle-Closure GlaucomaSevere
    • SeizuresSevere
    • Serotonin Syndrome - Adverse Drug InteractionSevere
    • Slow HeartbeatSevere
    • Spasms Of Blood Vessels That Supply The BrainSevere
    • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
    • Sudden Blindness And Pain Upon Moving The EyeSevere
    • Syndrome Of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone SecretionSevere
    • VasculitisSevere
    • Very Rapid Heartbeat - Torsades De PointesSevere
    • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Liver ProblemsSevere
    • Bleeding Not Related To Menstrual PeriodLess Severe
    • Blood Pressure Drop Upon StandingLess Severe
    • Bloody UrineLess Severe
    • Blurred VisionLess Severe
    • Breast TendernessLess Severe
    • Continued Painful ErectionLess Severe
    • Difficulty SwallowingLess Severe
    • Dilated PupilLess Severe
    • Discolored Spots And Small Elevations Of The SkinLess Severe
    • Enlarged BreastsLess Severe
    • Excessive ThirstLess Severe
    • Fast HeartbeatLess Severe
    • Feeling AnxiousLess Severe
    • Feeling FaintLess Severe
    • Grinding Of The TeethLess Severe
    • Hemorrhage Of Blood Under The SkinLess Severe
    • Hyperactive BehaviorLess Severe
    • Increased Pressure Of Pulmonary CirculationLess Severe
    • Increased Prolactin In The BloodLess Severe
    • Joint PainLess Severe
    • Large Purple Or Brown Skin BlotchesLess Severe
    • LockjawLess Severe
    • Muscle SpasmLess Severe
    • NumbnessLess Severe
    • Problem With PeriodsLess Severe
    • Problems With Bladder ControlLess Severe
    • Ringing In The EarsLess Severe
    • Sensation Of Spinning Or WhirlingLess Severe
    • Skin DiscolorationLess Severe
    • Small Reddish-Purplish Pin-Point Sized Spots On The SkinLess Severe
    • Sun-Sensitive SkinLess Severe
    • Tooth DecayLess Severe
    • UncoordinatedLess Severe
    • Visible Water RetentionLess Severe
    • Widening Of Blood VesselsLess Severe

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